Warehouse Forklift Operator salary in Illinois

Average salary
$36,000/yr
Based on 1,203 income tax records
$17,500
$61,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$33K
 
$35K
 
$36K
 
$39K
 
$38K
$17,500
$61,000
How much do Warehouse Forklift Operators make?
The average total salary for a Warehouse Forklift Operator is $36,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,203 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Warehouse Forklift Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Warehouse Forklift Operator salary can vary between $17,500 to $61,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Warehouse Forklift Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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United States Cold Storage, Illinois
10 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$24K – $60K
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Dot Foods Incorporated, Illinois
15 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$22K – $55K
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Costco Wholesale, Illinois
13 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$31K – $62K
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Ryder, Illinois
13 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$22K – $55K
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Americold, Illinois
14 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $57K
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Target, Illinois
13 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$16K – $54K
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Walmart, Illinois
19 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$30K – $58K
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Menard, Illinois
12 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$28K – $48K
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Exelixis, Illinois
18 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$22K – $45K
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Schenker, Illinois
16 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$26K – $50K
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Caterpillar, Illinois
12 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$27K – $45K
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GEODIS, Illinois
17 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$25K – $47K
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Lowe's, Illinois
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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World Wide Technology, Illinois
15 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$22K – $41K

Warehouse Forklift Operator demographics in Illinois

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81% are single
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19% are married
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27% have kids
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20% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Warehouse Forklift Operators in Illinois

1,203 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a warehouse forklift operator in Illinois is $36,000 per year. Warehouse forklift operator salaries in Illinois can vary between $17,500 to $61,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,203 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as warehouse forklift operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in Illinois: United States Cold Storage ($50,500 a year), Dot Foods Incorporated ($48,500 a year), and Costco Wholesale ($48,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for warehouse forklift operators in Illinois: Bourbonnais, IL ($41,500 a year), Rochelle, IL ($39,500 a year), and Waukegan, IL ($38,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.